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Catalog Number 1976.40.66
Object Name Program
Title Official Program for Old Home Week, 1908
Date 08/02/1908
Year Range from 1908
Year Range to 1908
Description Program for Old Home Week, August 2 - 6,1908. Rectangular pale green paper cover, stapled. Pages inside are off-white with dark brown printed text and sepia toned photographs of sites and buildings within the City of Guelph. Each page has a double gold lined border.
The program lists a schedule of events for each day of Old Home Week. On page one, is a welcome from the Guelph Herald. Page 16 lists the Officers and Chairmen of Committees of the Old Home Week Association.
Front cover has a three lined green and gold coloured line border. In the middle is a gold coloured City of Guelph Coat of Arms. The text is printed in red: "Welcome / Guelph, Canada / August 2,3,4, 5, 6, 1908".
Back Cover is pale green with a gold coloured image in the center. The image is a bare tree branch in front of a round sun or moon. One bird is sitting on the branch while a second one is flying away.
Illustrations: Sepia-toned photographs
No. of pages: 16
People Burgess, Charles H.
Carter, J. Ernest
Clarke, Captain
Coffee, Father
Cull, Robert S.
Dougherty, F.K.
Duff, J.M.
Glassford, R.J.M. (Rev.)
Guthrie, Donald
Hamilton, John H.
Hewer, James
Higgins, G.L.
Howard, Geo.
Humphries, R.W.
Jones, W. H.
Kribbs, Josh
Newstead Sr., John
Readwin, R.
Simpson, R.
Struthers, J.M.
Tardini, Professor
Thomas, J.J.
Thorp, George J.
Wicks, H.E.
Search Terms Ancient Order of Pole Climbers
City Hall
Exhibition Park
Guelph Collegiate Vocational Institute Cadet Corps
Guelph Herald
Guelph Musical Society Band
Old Home Week
Old Home Week Association
Old Time Three-Ring Circus Rube Band
Ontario Agricultural College - Experimental Farm
Ontario Agricultural College - Macdonald Institute
Salvation Army Band
Varsity Band
Subjects SPECIAL EVENTS - OLD HOME WEEK
MILITARY - CADET
MILITARY - ARMY
SPECIAL EVENTS - PARADES
SPECIAL EVENTS - RACES
SPORTS - BASEBALL
SPORTS - LACROSSE
NEWSPAPERS
Dimensions Cover, Paper, Stapled - 23 x 11.5 cm. - L x W (closed)